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Rank: 13 (The Complete University Guide)
Location: Edgbaston Campus
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 12 months
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The University of Birmingham evaluation:
14.1 : 1
University of Birmingham has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This programme provides an advanced training in economic theory and econometrics, and application of these to achieve a sophisticated understanding of policy issues; it is accredited by the ESRC.
A good Honours 1st degree (or overseas equivalent) in economics or a related discipline. Applicants should have received a good training in economics, to at least intermediate level, and to have a basic knowledge of calculus and statistics. Students can satisfy English language requirements in 2 ways, by holding an English language qualification to the right level or by taking and successfully completing one of the university's English courses for international students
IELTS: 7.0 (All over 6.5)
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About this university
The International Students Advisory Service (ISAS) is available for all international students attending the university to provide support and advice across a number of areas. These include matters such as visas and immigration, living and working in the UK and workshops for students outside the classroom. They are also available to help with matters such as students bringing families with them and organising social events around the country to make the most of their time in Birmingham. The University of Birmingham Guild of Students is the students union of the university, which has its origins in the guild of undergraduates dating back to the 1870s. It supports some 180 clubs and societies across a range of subjects and interests from sports and arts to volunteering as well as representing students in various ways. The university ranks in the top five in the BUCS league of British universities.